PEMEX Tender Procedure CNH-R01-L04/2015

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In connection with the tender procedure CNH-R01-L04/2015 for exploration and extraction contracts in deep waters, on September 06, 2016, the Finance Ministry (“SHCP”) released the Minimum Values for Additional Royalties to apply in the economic proposals to be filed by bidders on December 05, 2016. Pursuant to the bidding guidelines for the above mentioned tender […]

Comienza el Sistema de Oposición en México

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Como parte de las reformas implementadas a la Ley de la Propiedad Industrial, México puso en marcha desde el pasado martes 30 de agosto de 2016, el procedimiento de oposición para el registro de marcas. Este procedimiento no sustituye el examen de fondo realizado por el Instituto Mexicano de la Propiedad Industrial, quien resolverá en […]

Operation of the Trademark Opposition System in Mexico

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In accordance to the recent reforms implemented in the Industrial Property Law, the Mexican Opposition System for the trademark registration procedure has come into force on August 30, 2016. This opposition procedure will not replace the substantive examination carried out by the Mexican Trademark Office during the prosecution of a trademark application, and said Authority […]

Tender Two, Round 2. Exploration and Extraction Contracts in Onshore Areas

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On August 24, 2016, the National Hydrocarbons Commission (“CNH”) called for the Second Tender related to Round 2, identified as CNH-R02-L02/2016, for awarding exploration and extraction license contracts with respect to twelve (12) onshore areas.   According to the call and the documents published by CNH, out of the areas to be tendered, nine are […]

Tender Fourth, Round 1. Exploration and Extraction Contracts in Deep Waters

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On August 24, 2016, the National Hydrocarbons Commission (“CNH”) approved the final prequalified companies list under the operators and non-operators schemes for the tender bid CNH-R01-L04/2015, whereby 10 contractual areas located in the regions known as (i) perdido and (ii) Cuenca Salina are being tendered. The prequalified companies for this tender are listed below:   […]

PEMEX Farm Out Tender Procedure CNH-A1 Trion/2016

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Trion block is located in ultra-deep-waters of the Mexican Gulf in an area known as “Cinturon de Plegado” and the main purpose of National Hydrocarbons Commission (“CNH”) is to attract operating companies with proven capacity and experience in this type of areas in order to establish strategic alliances with PEMEX. Below are the main aspects […]

IMSS: CRITERIO ADMINISTRATIVO TRANSFERENCIA SEMANAS DE INCAPACIDAD DEL PERIODO PRENATAL A POSTNATAL

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El 24 de agosto de 2016, el Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS) publicó en el Diario Oficial de la Federación, el “Criterio de Interpretación para efectos Administrativos” del artículo 101 de la Ley del Seguro Social (LSS), referente al pago de subsidios por maternidad. En el mencionado Criterio, el IMSS establece que el subsidio […]

Constitutional Reform on Refuge and Political Asylum Matters

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The Ministry of Interior, through publication on the Daily Gazette, on August, 15 this year, issued an Executive Order referring to the reform of the second paragraph of Article 11 of Mexico’s Federal Constitution, regarding refuge and political asylum matters. Under such reform and in accordance with international treaties and conventions to which Mexico is […]